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canada goose uk black friday buy canada goose jacket Four players including reigning world rapid champion Vishwanathan Anand follow the pack of leaders with 1.5 points.The buy canada goose jacket cheap 10 participants play a single round robin (all play all) Rapid Tournament on first three days followed by a double round robin Blitz tournament on November 13 and 14 and the winner of the US$40,000 tournament will be decided on cumulative points.The five time former world champion, who is playing Canada Goose Jackets his first tournament in India Canada Goose online in five years, drew all his three rounds including a 145 move draw against Wesley So of canadian goose jacket USA in round one.Terming it most interesting, Anand said: “I think there are days when I have not played 145 moves so to do it in one game cheap Canada Goose was nice. And I was clearly canada goose store lost at one point. I was relieved when he did not find that.”Anand chose to canada goose coats on sale deploy the Italian opening against Wesley and the players blitzed out some well known theory.The position had been more or less equal and heading to a draw before Anand blundered on the 41st move with the pawn to a5.Wesley had the chance to win the game himself but returned the favour by grabbing Anand’s canada goose clearance sale pawn with Kc3.Anand tried hard to win and was really close to victory but the American held on and canada goose claimed a draw after a tenacious defence on the 147th move (by the 50 move rule).A gold canada goose black friday sale medallist at the 2012 Olympiad, Mamedyarov had the most exciting battles of the day, and all his three games produced decisive results.Having lost to Harikrishna in round two, the 33 year old defeated local favourite GM Surya Ganguly.Ganguly played a risky variation on the black side of the English opening but soon landed in some trouble as his 10th move of Bishop to f5 was clearly not the best move.Mamedyarov pounced on the Canada Goose Outlet opportunity and piled on the pressure to bring home the point.In round two, Harikrishna defeated the early leader Mamedyarov who played the risky Short variation from the white side against the canada goose coats Caro Kann defence.In the middle game skirmish Harikrishna won a pawn and was pushing for victory throughout before Mamedyarov just blundered with Nxb3 on the 38th canada goose outlet move and left his King alone against the mighty attack by White’s Queen and Rook.”After opening, I think I could play something better which was mentioned by Shakhriyar after canada goose deals the game. But I missed it and I think it was probably equal but he missed nice trick,” Harikrishna said after day one’s action.”I was short on time so I had to be careful because he is always tricky and it’s not easy. But it was smooth after I won the pawn.”GM Levon Aronian of Armenia thwarted the gambit line of Indian prodigy Nihal Sarin by playing a counter gambit on move 10) Pawn to b4.Nihal did not respond in the best way possible and he Canada Goose Parka duly outplayed by the Elite GM who showed supreme chess understanding with accurate play.Ganguly drew his close friend Harikrishna in a tense encounter in round one.Viswanathan Anand (1.5) drew with Levon Aronian (Arm, 2); Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (Aze, 2) bt Surya Shekhar Ganguly (1); canada goose clearance Hikaru Nakamura (USA, 1.5) drew with Pentala Harikrishna (2); Nihal Sarin (1) drew with Vidit Gujarati (1); Wesley So (USA, 1.5) drew with Sergey Karjakin (Rus, 1.5). Republication or redistribution of PTI content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent canada goose uk black friday.

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